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What is Buff Orpington Chicken Breed

What is Buff Orpington Chicken Breed

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Buff Orpington is one of the most popular imported chicken breeds in the Philippines among free-range chicken growers and breeders and in this article, we are going to give you full details about this beautiful chicken. Buff is just one of the original colors of Orpington. The others are black, white blue, and splash. Buff is the most popular not only in the Philippines but also in other countries particularly in the USA, UK, Australia, Canada, and the rest of Europe. History and Origin The Orpington is a British breed of chicken. It was bred in the late nineteenth century by William Cook of Orpington, Kent in southeast England. It was intended to be a dual-purpose breed, to be reared both for eggs and for meat, but soon became exclusively a show bird. In 1886 Cook ‘unveiled’ t...